Jean Louis Forain art links
Jean-Louis Forain Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Many works online
Fitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK
'Le retour du proscrit', drawing, 1895
Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Louvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)
Many works on paper online
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Musée d'Orsay, Paris
Artworks in the museum's collections database
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
Paintings collection online
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
Drawings collection online
Museum of Modern Art, New York City
National Gallery, London, UK
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa
Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena, California
Tate Gallery, London, UK
Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museums, Scotland
Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, British Columbia
Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK
Block Museum of Art at Northwestern University, Illinois
Bristol Museum and Art Gallery, UK
The Un-wed Mother
Brooklyn Museum, New York City
Christchurch Art Gallery / Te Puna O Waiwhetu, New Zealand
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
8 works by or related to the artist
Dixon Gallery and Gardens, Tennessee
At the Café
Dublin City Gallery | The Hugh Lane, Dublin, Ireland NEW!
Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art at the University of Oklahoma
Guilford College Art Gallery, North Carolina
Note that the JPG image is displayed smaller than its actual size
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C. NEW!
Los Angeles County Museum of Art NEW!
MacKenzie Art Gallery, Saskatchewan
Manchester City Art Gallery, UK
Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri
Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota
Musee Magnin, Dijon, France
Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires, Argentina (in Spanish)
National Museum of Art of Romania
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Phoenix Art Museum, Arizona
Backstage at the Ballet
Pomona College Museum of Art, California
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Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey
Southampton City Art Gallery, England
Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)
The Essence of Line: French Drawings from Ingres to Degas
Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
(Images are zoomable; click on the "expand" icon below the detail image)
University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City
Valtion Taidemuseo (Finnish National Gallery), Helsinki, Finland
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Art Fund for UK Museums
4 works online when last checked
Flemish Art Collection Database, Belgium (in Dutch)
UK National Inventory of Continental European Paintings (NICE)
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Art Signature Dictionary NEW!Pictures from Image Archives:
Christie's Past Sale Archive
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)
Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)
Jean-Louis Forain at The Art Renewal CenterMiscellaneous Sites:
Jean-Louis Forain at The Athenaeum
39 works online by Forain
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)
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Jean-Louis Forain at CGFA
Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)
New York Public Library Digital Gallery
RKD Netherlands Imagebase NEW!
Eclectic database of images that range from old black-and-white photos to superb, zoomable reproductions
State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site
Additional Image Search Tools:
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Peter Nahum At The Leicester Galleries, London, UKArticles and Reference Sites:
Archive of past displayed works which are "sold" or "not for sale"
The Modernist Journals Project
(Click "Retrieve Images" to see artworks)
RKD Netherlands Institute for Art History
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.